Odds for American Dustin Johnson to win the British Open next month at Carnoustie (Scotland) Golf Links, according to Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook. Johnson, who is No. 1 in the Official World Golf Ranking, finished third in the recent U.S. Open. American Jordan Spieth, the defending champion in the British Open, was the co-No. 2 pick of oddsmakers, with Northern Ireland’s Rory McIlroy, at 14-1. England’s Justin Rose and Americans Rickie Fowler and Justin Thomas were 16-1 choices. U.S. Open champion Brooks Koepka of the U.S. was listed at 20-1 with Spain’s Jon Rahm and England’s Tommy Fleetwood.
Percentage of respondents who answered “No” to the Morning Read social-media question, “Should Phil Mickelson have been disqualified for having putted a moving ball in the U.S. Open?” (“Mickelson, USGA disgrace U.S. Open”).